Who woulda thought it would be more desirable to be #2 than #1? This is one of the more bizarre seasons I've ever seen for the #1 ranking. True testament that there is no true #1 this year and the field is wide open.
"The University of Illinois is also in turmoil. The university sports an Interim Chancellor, an Interim Athletic Director, and an Interim Football Coach; the game will be played at Soldier Field, making this an Illini Interim Home Game."